Quality Engineer

Full Time

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About the role;

The Quality Engineer shall have primary responsibility for issue resolution across the 3 South Wales sites. 

This role includes the coordination of customer 8D’s, internal investigations and supporting supplier corrective actions. Working closely with the customers, commercial teams, technology and engineering teams and other IQE sites. In all scenarios closure of tasks with evidence-based reporting will be required.

Key Responsibilities;

Robust coordination and closure of customer and internal issues in line with IQE time requirements and customer expectations

Develop and promote structured problem solving within IQE

Be the quality champion regarding problem solving including robust follow up of corrective action plans linked to customer 8D issues across all IQE Stake Holders

Coach and mentor IQE Teams on structured problem solving, technical report presentation and 8D writing

Provide initial point of contact for customer quality teams

Run and manage customer quality meetings

Be the quality representative internally for IQE for NPI projects (APQP support

Act as deputy for Quality Manager for customer issues

Continually improve and develop IQE Quality Management System

Complete internal audits as required

Complete other activities within the IQE organisation as requested

Provide contributions to the IQE Group Quality function

Drive prevention of issues on NPI from lessons learned from historical issues 

About you;

Degree qualified in a technical discipline or significant experience in a highly technical manufacturing environment

Proven and experienced problem solver in a technology / complex manufacturing environment

Strong interpersonal skills, both for building customer relationships and effectively collaborating with internal groups

Strong oral and written communication skills

Working knowledge of core quality tools such as FMEA, Control Plans, MSA, SPC

Ability to manage and oversee multiple projects with multiple stake holders

Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

Working knowledge of ISO9000 / IATF16949 – a plus would be experience in a strong compliance industry such as AS9100 or ISO13485

Internal Auditor qualified or lead auditor preferred against ISO9000 / IATF16949

Past experience in a similar role is key

Previous experience in the semiconductor industry is a strong plus

Experience in a continuous improvement environment, lean manufacturing tools and techniques is desirable.

Green six sigma and strong understanding of statistical tools is highly beneficial in a data rich environment.

IQE is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity at all levels. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin